byProduced by British National Films, Directed by Paul L. Stein
A Nazi doctor escapes from prison and takes the place of a scientist in England. The underground Nazi's plan to unleash a biological poison on the world, but need to discover an antidote so that they will not also be poisoned. Topics: Robert Beatty, Mervyn Johns, Nova Philbeam, biological warfare, early cold war drama
A low budget British thriller about a post war Nazi scheme to develop germ warfare for world war 3. The farfetched plot is partially saved by skillful direction and a good cast. Directed by Paul L Stein. UK release 1948. US release 1953. Complete print. a.k.a. "Devil's Plot" (US re-release title). CAST NOTE: Nova Pilbeam also is here at IA in the Hitchcock romantic thriller "Young and Innocent." ON THE LIGHTER SIDE; If you get a kick out of hilariously awful Nazi post war... Topics: Suspense dramas, post war Britain, Nazis, germ warfare, Mervyn Johns, Nova Pilbeam, Robert Beatty
A British mystery/suspense drama which costars Terry Moore. NOTE: This film is in the public domain. The copyright notice at the end refers to content not included here. Directed by Guy Green. UK release 1955. US release 1956. a.k.a. "Portrait of Alison" Complete print (US version) Topics: mysteries, suspense dramas, Terry Moore, Robert Beatty, William Sylvester, Geoffrey Keen
"Douglas Fairbanks Jr Presents Bulldog Drummond and 'The Ludlow Affair'" Series 5 Episode 13 (28 January 1957) This was made as a pilot for a possible series. When it wasn't picked up the pilot was used as an episode in the "Douglas Fairbanks Presents" series. Cast Douglas Fairbanks Jr - Host Robert Beatty - Bulldog Drummond Greta Gynt - Mrs. Harriette Ludlow Michael Ripper - Kelly William Franklyn - Roger Benning Harry Lane - Kinsella John Le Mesurier - Inspector Burroughs... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Bulldog Drummond, Douglas Fairbanks Jr Presents, Failed Pilot, Robert Beatty
This British MGM production was the last Bulldog Drummond adventure/mystery of the fullscreen black & white era. It starrs Walter Pidgeon supported by a solid all-British cast. The production values are good for type, but Pidgeon is less than charismatic in the title role. Bottom line is it's diverting enough to keep you off street corners for 79 minutes. (Always a good thing.) Topics: movie trailers, adventures, mysteries, crime dramas, Bulldog Drummond, Walter Pidgeon, Margaret...